Birthday Restaurants in Cardiff

Birthdays can be stressful. Organising a night out or meal for your nearest and dearest can often lead to a handful of issues and unnecessary complications. Will everyone eat this food? Is that restaurant too fancy? Can everyone afford this meal? Add onto that the usual birthday question of 'what am I doing with my life' and you've got yourself one unpleasant experience. To help remove some of that headache, we've pulled together a list of all of the best restaurants for a birthday in Cardiff. From fancy establishments to greasy burger 'n' beer joints, these venues will undoubtedly make this year's celebration unforgettable. Without further ado, here are the best birthday restaurants in Cardiff.  

Last updated on 2nd October 2019

10 Feet Tall

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Combining great cocktails, delicious dinner, stunning decor and live entertainment, 10 Feet Tall offers a birthday dinner in Cardiff that's certain to leave a mark on you. From stand-up performance to live music concerts, the venue takes the idea of 'dinner and a show' to new levels. Grab a sazerac at the bar, enjoy a delicious British dinner and watch in awe as Cardiff's best performers show off their talents on stage. 

Old Havana Cardiff

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Looking for the perfect birthday location? Whether you're after a laid-back date spot or a space for a big group party, Old Havana can cater to your every need. Tuck into Cuban-inspired food and soak up classic cocktails from Mai Tais to Espresso Martinis.

Pho Cardiff

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If you're looking for a guaranteed crowd-pleaser then look no further than Vietnamese street food spot Pho. Not only is it a fun and buzzy venue but they also serve a range of gluten-free and vegan options as well, making it a great place for celebrations with friends.

With stylish venues spread across the UK, Mint and Mustard is a stunning Indian eatery that is the perfect birthday restaurant in Cardiff. Serving authentic Keralan dishes, guests can enjoy a flavoursome kashmiri rogan josh and a fiery vegetable mango curry. Celebrate your birthday in style at this opulent restaurant in Cardiff. 

Really push the boat out this year and enjoy a delicious birthday dinner in Cardiff at Chez Francis, the city's most authentic French restaurant. Start the night with some fresh sea oysters, before tucking into a hearty confit of duck or an 8oz sirloin steak. Quaint and cosy, this is the perfect birthday restaurant in Cardiff for an intimate celebration. 

Fiery and full of South American vibrancy, Vivo Latino has become a favourite amongst Cardiff's foodie crowds. Using only the freshest ingredients they can get their hands on, the team of chefs have curated an alluring menu, featuring dishes like seafood mosqueca from Brasil and Argentinian carde guisada. Drown your blues with a few rum-based cocktails before enjoying a fresh dinner at this stellar birthday restaurant in Cardiff.

For a truly unforgettable birthday night out in Cardiff, start things off at the Grazing Shed. Known for its burger brilliance, the kitchen makes use of only the finest Welsh beef to serve 25 different burgers to the city's hungry crowds. Topped with potent sauces and thick cheese, each patty packs a punch and is certain to leave you smiling from ear to ear. 

Based on Cowbridge Road East, Purple Poppadom is up there with the very best Indian restaurants in Cardiff. Far away from your traditional British curry house, the venue's head chef has made a name for himself by using authentic Indian ingredients that have paired together in the most intriguing ways. Perfect for a dinner with the family and a meal with your mates, Purple Poppadom is a great birthday restaurant in Cardiff. 

What's a birthday dinner in Cardiff without a few hand-crafted cocktails, right? Laguna Kitchen and Bar is based in the Park Plaza Hotel in the city centre and stuns its guests with a menu of fresh flavours and well-balanced dishes. From the Cornish roasted cod fillet, served with salt and pepper squid, to the delicious seared seabass with pancetta, this restaurant promises a birthday dinner you're going to remember for years to come.

Mad about all things cow related, Got Beef is a quirky spot based on Whitechurch Road. Laid back by nature, the venue stands out amongst the crowd, thanks to the unfinished wooden table, white painted brick walls, mounted stag heads and florescent neon lights. Best of all, the burgers created by the kitchen all have real character and attitude. Try the heisenberg burger, complete with blue drunken onions, crispy bacon and rich blue cheese. This is the perfect birthday restaurant in Cardiff before a massive night out.

Intimate and bursting with colour, Bully's Restaurant is an eclectic dining spot based on Romily Crescent. The venue is full of intriguing trinkets and framed paintings, giving the entire space a vintage, older-than-time vibe. Ideal for a cosy meal with your family, birthday dinners in Cardiff don't come anymore homely than this.